Cornwall

Methodists open skate park in Cornwall

An indoor skate park has opened at an industrial unit in Cornwall with help from local Methodists.

The UNIT skate park in Launceston is the brainchild of the Powerhouse Youth Department from the Launceston Area Methodist Circuit.

It been built in a 7,500 sq-ft warehouse and has ramps for skateboards and stunt bicycle riding.

The Powerhouse group said the park would provide a much needed resource for young people in the area.

The park also includes a heated relaxation area, free wi-fi internet access and a television room for parents and guardians.

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